1970. Item is footage taken on the set of "McCabe and Mrs. Miller." Includes scenes of the bucket brigade, the film crew working and cameras, and the movie set. Fire scenes by 'Flash' Collier. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-586 Topics: Snow, Fires, Actors, Film industry, Photographic apparatus and supplies
1971. Item is a home movie of a holiday to San Francisco. Includes scenes of the ocean, flowers, scenic views, a woman on some outdoor stairs, beach scenes, highway footage taken from a moving vehicle, also some footage of a small settlement with buildings, children playing in the river and some cows [in Mexico?], the film ends with a beach sunset. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-588 Topics: Coasts, Boats and boating, Views, Flowers, Beaches, Highways, Cattle, Children, Rivers, Domestic...
1973. Item is a home movie filmed while on holiday in Mexico. Contains footage of sunsets at the beach, other beach scenes, includes some footage of San Francisco including Fisherman's Warf, the Golden Gate bridge, sunsets, and Alcatraz. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-589 Topics: Coasts, Beaches, Birds, Cityscapes, Bridges
1972. Item is a home movie. Includes footage of Michael Collier, women and small children [one of whom is Michael's son, Jason Collier], a cat, a prairie horizon and storm, a young black bear on the highway, a camp scene, [Jason Collier] and a woman near a river, the river, and more of [Jason]. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-574 Topics: Bears, Houses, Children, Cats, Highways, Women, Men, Rivers, Camping, Tents
1979. Film produced for for the Ministry of Tourism and Small Business Development by New Horizons Films. Reference code: AM1553-2-S4-: MI-268 Topics: Aerial photographs, Waterfalls, Mountains--British Columbia, Water-supply, Rivers, Farms,...
1972. Item is a home movie. Footage includes shots of nature, Autumn scenes, tourists in Queen Elizabeth park, flowers, and Jason crawling in the grass and leaves. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-585 Topics: Trees, Forests, Parks, Children
1972, 1973. Item is a home movie depicting Jason Collier and a woman in Jasper National Park, Jason with his Birthday cake, Jason and a woman sitting beside a river, Jason throwing rocks, and a mountain sheep on the highway; tourists interacting with the mountain sheep. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-575 Topics: Children, Parks, Women, Views, Mountains, Parties, Celebrations, Rivers, Animals
1990. Item is the original according to the donor. The client for this project was the NDP and Mike Harcourt, the working title was "Harcourt Jan. 17 Address." Content includes an address by Harcourt to British Columbians as well as a clip of him on the Rafe Mair show. Reference code: AM1553-8-S3-: MI-350
Item is a documentary film documenting individuals with arthritis doing their daily activities. Film documents a man dressing while sitting in a wheelchair and using a special cane with a hook, and a man standing from a wheelchair and walking up and downstairs with a cane. Film may have been used for educational or instructional purposes. 1955. Item # MI-26 Topics: Associations, institutions, etc., Medical care
Item is an amateur film documenting Mrs. E. W. Hamber with 8 guests horseback riding over obstacle course in the forest of the Hamber Minnekhada ranch in Coquitlam. Some of the guests posing full front on camera alongside Mrs. Hamber are Garleigh and Marjorie Greenwood, and Mayor L. B. Taylor. The film also shows footage of various farm animals, such as foals in a corral, sheep and fowl. 193?. Item # MI-152 Topics: Farms, Ranches, Horses, Horse farms, Horsemanship, Horse riding, Trees, Forests, Stables,...
[197-]. Item is a home movie. Footage consists of disjointed clips. Includes a short scene that looks to be from "Water Colours," a cat looking at a light bulb, a sped up drive through Stanley Park, a float plane, people at a beach, and a woman. Reference code: AM1553-1-S2-: MI-573 Topics: Cats, Stanley Park (Vancouver, B.C.), Women, Men, Airplanes, Bridges
Item is an amateur film documenting the Spencer family at the family ranch in Lytton, B.C. Film documents children in the swimming pool and a picnic. Film also shows ice skating, John Fife and Victor Vance sledding, and a snowball fight. 1933. Item # MI-59 Topics: Children, Snow, Skating, ice
. Film was a wildlife/educational piece presented by B.C. Hydro and narrated by Tommy Tompkins. Produced and edited by Michael Collier. Film features footage of swelling rivers, many different flora as well as wild animals, and their young, in their natural habitats. Wildlife featured include: moose, deer, beaver, squirrels, muskrats, geese, groundhogs, loons, osprey, fish, black bears, owls, racoons, gyrfalcons, eagles, mountain goats, foxes, lynx, cougar kittens, marmots, and grizzly... Topics: Lakes, Forests, Rivers, Lakes and ponds, Mountains--British Columbia, Animals
. Film was a wildlife/educational piece presented by B.C. Hydro and narrated by Tommy Tompkins. Produced and edited by Michael Collier. Film features footage of swelling rivers, many different flora as well as wild animals, and their young, in their natural habitats. Wildlife featured include: moose, deer, beaver, squirrels, muskrats, geese, groundhogs, loons, osprey, fish, black bears, owls, racoons, gyrfalcons, eagles, mountain goats, foxes, lynx, a lynx kitten, cougar kittens, marmots,... Topics: Wildlife, Animals, Rivers, Lakes, Forests, Trees, Glaciers, Men, Mountains, Flowers
Item is an amateur film documenting Gertrude Spencer with daughters Barbara, Diana, Trudean (?), and other girls, visiting Cornwall, London, and other locations in England. Film documents the group visiting the seashore, and landmarks including the Keigwin Arms in Mousehole and several churches. [1930?]. Item # MI-47 Topics: Girls, Automobiles, Churches, Boats and ships
Item is an amateur film documenting Gertrude Spencer's trip to France with her daughters, Barbara and Diana. Film documents the children playing in a field, as well as mountains, swimming and diving in a lake, and sightseeing by car in Grenoble. [1930?]. Item # MI-48 Topics: Swimming, Diving, Lakes and ponds
Item is an amateur film documenting Gertrude Spencer visiting a girls' school, likely Branksome Hall in Toronto. Film documents Gertrude Spencer socializing with groups of students, as well as students engaging in various activities, including tennis and horseback riding. Col. Victor and Gertrude Spencer's daughters attended Branksome Hall. [1930?]. Item # MI-51 Topics: Schools, Girls, Tennis